Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

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Performers Qian Yi, Chinese kunqu opera star; Parul Shah, celebrated performer of India’s kathak dance; and Wendy Whelan, former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet share the stage at Asia Society New York on June 24, 2015.  (Elsa M. Ruiz)

Watch: Stars of New York City Ballet, Indian Kathak Dance, and Chinese Kunqu Opera Share Stage

What do ballet, Indian kathak dance, and Chinese kunqu opera have in common? Watch Asia Society's recent Viewpoints: Classical Connections program, featuring acclaimed performers Wendy Whelan, Parul Shah, and Qian Yi, to find out. more

Announcing 'Philippine Gold: Treasures of Forgotten Kingdoms'

Watch a special preview of the upcoming Asia Society season celebrating the exhibition 'Philippine Gold: Treasures of Forgotten Kingdoms.' more

Viewpoints: Classical Connections, with Wendy Whelan, Parul Shah and Qian Yi (Complete)

Wendy Whelan, former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet; Parul Shah, celebrated performer of India’s kathak dance; and Qian Yi, Chinese kunqu opera star join the Asia Society stage for Viewpoints: Classical Connections. more

Highlights from Shwe Man Thabin Troupe of Myanmar

Myanmar's storied performance company brings a traditional zat pwe—combining music, dance, comedy, and acrobatics—to Asia Society's stage. more

Shwe Man Thabin Troupe of Myanmar (Complete)

Myanmar's storied performance company brings a traditional zat pwe—combining music, dance, comedy, and acrobatics—to Asia Society's stage. more

Artist Q & A with Wu Tong (Complete)

Ahead of his Asia Society concert, sheng virtuoso Wu Tong discusses his art with musicologist and arts writer Ken Smith. more

Wu Tong: Song of the Sheng (Complete)

Wu Tong, a founding member of the Silk Road Project ensemble, dazzles an Asia Society crowd with his virtuosity on a traditional Chinese wind instrument. more

Tari Aceh: Dance of Aceh, Sumatra Highlights

Highlights from the traditional Acehnese dance performance by Tari Aceh!, an all-female group from Banda Aceh in Sumatra, Indonesia. more

Tari Aceh: Dance of Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia (Complete)

Tari Aceh! an all-female group from Banda Aceh in Sumatra, Indonesia perform the traditional Acehnese dance. more
Wu Shuang in Qin Yi's multimedia work "Mirror Mind" at Asia Society New York on Jan. 13, 2015. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Multimedia: Emerging Chinese Composers Bring Local Sounds to Global Stage

Up-and-coming Chinese composers Sam Wu, Qin Yi, and Zulan made their U.S. debuts on Asia Society's stage with three eclectic works in "Shanghai/New York: Future Histories." more